RPC VII.1, 198.1

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 198.1
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Thyatira
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Gordian III
Magistrate T Fab Alfenus Apollinarios (strategos)
Alliance with Smyrna
Obverse inscription ƐΠ ΑΠΟΛΙΝΑΡΙ ΘΥΑΤƐΙΡΗΝΩΝ
Obverse design turreted, veiled and draped bust of the Tyche of Thyatira, r.
Reverse inscription ΘΥΑΤƐΙΡΗΝΩΝ ΚΑΙ ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΟΝ ΟΜΟΝΟ
Reverse design two hands clasped
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 10.50 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Franke & Nollé 2343–7
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 197/1–5. 1–5: same rev. die as 199/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: I-B LS p. 161, no. 34
2     L: 1853,1215.2 BMC 152
3     P: 1443 Wa 5347
4     Stockholm: 1427
5     Schulten Apr. 1988, lot 872 = Kölner Münzkabinett 106, 11 Mar. 2017, lot 403
9     E. Demirtaş, Izmir Tarihi Muzesi: Antik Dönem Sikke Koleksiyonu. Izmir Museum of Commercial History: Ancient Coins (Izmir, 2011), no. 70